A Portfolio Manager earns an average salary of R424,947 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Strategic Project Management, Investment Management, Research Analysis, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).

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Salary R178,072 - R960,605
Bonus R8,877 - R307,668
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R163,893
Commission R35,600
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R187,747 - R1,049,613
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 187

Portfolio Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Portfolio Manager

Pay by Experience for a Portfolio Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Portfolio Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R358,000 based on 71 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Portfolio Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R559,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Portfolio Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R698,000 based on 58 salaries. A Portfolio Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R694,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R478,388

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Portfolio Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Portfolio Manager?

Portfolio Manager in Bloemfontein:
"Ungrateful work - No one appreciates me."
Pros: Meet new people and help them make their property investment the best managed in the world.
Cons:

Portfolio Manager in Johannesburg:
"It is a new challenge, and a new role within the company."
Pros: It is a new concept in the company, and I get to be part of setting it up.
Cons: There are various personalities that lends itself towards destructive behavior. These personalities are critical from a collaboration perspective to ensure that Enterprise Portfolio Management can work. These functions are Business Architecture, PMO, Project Management and Business Analysis.

Portfolio Manager in South Africa:
"Lovely Job,"
Pros: 1. Connecting Funders to recipients. 2. Keeps you on the for-front of financial, business and donor trends. 3. Meeting new people. 4. Helping disadvantaged individuals and organisations to become sustainable. 5. Teaching the public the correct way of investing funds. 6. Researching and finding innovative ways to build an economy of self development.
Cons: In the NGO Sector, You are often asked to do more than one persons job however being paid little to no money, regardless of building a multi-million rand portfolio.

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Key Stats for Portfolio Manager

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Portfolio Manager Salaries

▲46%

Late-Career
▲45%

▲17%

National Average
R478,000

▼25%

Skills That Affect Portfolio Manager Salaries

Strategic Project Management
▲90%

Investment Management
▲63%

Research Analysis
▲19%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲14%

National Average
R478,000



Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 53%